Our rigorous Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) curriculum integrates didactic education with a clinical program that includes more than 90 weeks of clinical internships. Our graduates consistently achieve a near-perfect pass rate on licensing exams and enter the job market with significant internship and clinical experience that sets them apart (see program outcomes).
Pitt's DPT program is currently ranked 1st in the nation based on the most recent surveys of Best Graduate Schools by U.S. News & World Report. No other program ranks higher within the state of Pennsylvania.
Why Choose Pitt DPT?
Aside from being highly ranked, here are some other reasons to study Physical Therapy at Pitt!
Learn more about Pitt's DPT program, its clinical component and student outcomes.
Find detailed information on the admission requirements necessary to apply to the DPT program.
View the curriculum, clinical schedule and the diverse education opportunities available to students in the DPT program.
Learn more about our excellent DPT program outcomes.